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Growing Up with a Bucket Full of Happiness
Growing Up with a Bucket Full of Happiness

Growing Up with a Bucket Full of Happiness

Three Rules for a Happier Life

By Carol McCloud, Illustrated by Penny Weber

JUVENILE NONFICTION

88 Pages, 6 x 9

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $9.95 (US $9.95)

Publication Date: November 2010

ISBN 9781933916576

Rights: WOR X CA, UK, & EUR

Bucket Fillers (Nov 2010)

Price: $9.95
 
 

Overview

"When I got this awesome new addition to my bucket books... I showed it to my 3-5th graders... they were eagerly wanting me to read it and wanted to know when it would also be available in our school library. It's a chapter book and well... it's PERFECT. The kids are learning all kinds of new things about bucket filling." —Roxanne Davison, Books That Heal Kids If you're new to the concepts of bucket filling and bucket dipping, then this award-winning book is for you! This sequel to Have You Filled A Bucket Today? features easy-to-read chapters, colorful illustrations, and daily questions to help readers become better bucket fillers that are more self-aware. Readers will learn the three main rules of bucket filling and will gain a better understanding of why and how "dipping" behaviors occur...and how to handle themselves when feeling dipped. This 88-page chapter book is perfect for children, parents, grandparents, teachers and people that want to teach empathy, nurture kindness and create a positive environment in their home, classroom, workplace and community. Winner of 18 awards. For more information on bucket filling or free downloadables and resources, please visit bucketfillers101.com. Publications by Bucket Fillers: • Have You Filled a Bucket Today? • Fill a Bucket • Growing Up with a Bucket Full of Happiness • My Bucketfilling Journal • Will You Fill My Bucket? • Bucket Filling from A to Z • Bucket Filling from A to Z Poster Set • My Very Own Bucket Filling from A to Z Coloring Book • BABY'S BUCKET Book • Halle and Tiger with their Bucketfilling Family • Buckets, Dippers, and Lids

Author Biography

Since her first book, Have You Filled a Bucket Today? A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids, was published in 2006, Carol McCloud has authored or coauthored seven additional books on "bucket filling." With a small team of educators, she travels around the world with one goal in mind: to help create happier lives. Carol is a graduate of Oakland University School of Education (Rochester, MI), a certified Emotional Intelligence Trainer, and long-time member of the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

Awards

Winner of:2010 DIY Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Young Adult2010 London Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Teenage2010 Los Angeles Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Young Adult2010 New England Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Young Adult/Teenage2011 Mom's Choice Awards, Gold Recipient, Juvenile Level 2 Books (Inspirational/Motivational)2011 NABE Pinnacle Book Achievement Awards, Best Book, Children's Interest2011 Purple Dragonfly Book Awards, Grand Prize2011 Purple Dragonfly Book Awards, First Prize: School Issues, Charity/Making a Difference2011 Young Voices Foundation Book Awards, Gold Recipient, Juvenile/Young Adult Nonfiction2011 USA Best Book Awards, Finalist, Children's Mind/Body/Spirit2012 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Gold, Juvenile/Teen/Young Adult Nonfiction2012 San Francisco Book Festival, Runner-up, Teenage2012 Southern California Book Festival, Runner-up, Young Adult2013 Great Southeast Book Festival, Runner-up, Young Adult2013 Great Southwest Book Festival, Runner-up, Young Adult2013 Paris Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Young Adult